February 2010

Calendar of Events17 Feb 2010 10:34 am

by Metroway.com staff
17 Feb 2010

On March 7th, the NYC & Company Foundation, a charitable organization that supports hundreds of nonprofit arts and cultural programs throughout NYC, will host their first Oscar Night and the City America Gala at Alice Tully Hall (1941 Broadway between 64th and 65th Sts), at Lincoln Center. The benefit gala starts at 7pm with a cocktail reception folllowed by an exclusive live-broadcast viewing of the 82nd Academy Awards in the grand concert hall. Tickets to the Oscar Night and the City Gala are $150.00 or premium seating for $225.00 that includes extra perks. Tickets are available at www.nycona.eventbrite.com

Around Town and Calendar of Events17 Feb 2010 09:40 am

by Metroway.com staff
17 Feb 2010

Last chance to experience the Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition at the Discovery Times Square Exposition (226 W 44th St., between 7th and 8th Aves). The exhibit includes the haunting personal artifacts of clothing, documents, dishes, and jewelry recovered from the doomed vessel as well as photographs to re-create the atmosphere onboard the famous ship. The exhibit features stunning re-creations of the ship’s magnificent grand staircase and passenger cabins. The exhibit runs through February 28th with ticket prices: $17.50 for children, $18.50 seniors, and $19.50. Visit www.discoverytsx.com for more information.

Celebrity Signing Events16 Feb 2010 08:09 pm

by Metroway.com staff
28 Jan 2010

  • Allison Moorer (singer/songwriter) will be performing and signing copies of her latest album Crows on 2/09/10 (6:00 pm) at Barnes & Nobles at Lincoln Triangle, New York, NY
  • Betty Buckley (star of “Cats”) will be signing copies of Quintessence 2/12/10 (3:00 pm) at Barnes & Noble at East 86th Street, New York, NY
  • Kathy Griffin (queen of the D list) will be signing copies of Official Book Club Selection on 2/17/10 (12:30 pm) at Barnes & Noble at Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
  • Tommy James (leader of the Shondells) will be signing copies of Me, the Mob, and the Music on 2/22/10 (7:30 pm) at Barnes & Nobles at Lincoln Triangle, New York, NY
  • Jeff Garlin (star of “Curb Your Enthusiasm”) will be signing copies of My Footprint on 2/23/10 (7:00 pm)at Barnes & Noble on Warren Street, New York, NY
  • Violinist Gil Shahan (as part of the New York Philharmonic guest series) will be performing and signing on 2/23/10 (7:30 pm) at Barnes & Nobles at Lincoln Triangle, New York, NY
  • Amber Benson (star of Buffy the Vampire Killer) will be signing copies of Cat’s Claw on 2/27/10 at Midtown Comics at West 40th Street, New York, NY